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Starz releases ‘The Interview’ from Sony output deal

Premium cable and satellite television network Starz has released “The Interview” from its output deal with Sony Pictures Entertainment. A representative from the company issued a statement saying: “As the situation with ‘The Interview’ is new territory and has been constantly evolving, Starz released the film from its output deal in order to allow Sony maximum flexibility with their distribution ...

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Sony cyber attack: Independent US theatres to screen film, despite threats

At least two independent US theatres said they would screen the controversial film “The Interview”, the release of which was cancelled by Sony Pictures amid a cyber attack and threats to movie-goers. The comedy film, starring James Franco and Seth Rogen, revolves around a fictitious US plot to assassinate the North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, which has left North Korea ...

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Sony Pictures Relents, Ponders Release of ‘The Interview’ as Obama Intervenes But…

Unexpected support from the highest quarters of the US White House and some reconciliatory gestures from North Korea to join the probe into hacking of Sony has emboldened the entertainment giant to reconsider releasing “The Interview”, a satirical film on North Korean ruler Kim Jong-un. It said in a statement, “It is still our hope that anyone who wants to ...

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Madras HC asks producers to deposit Rs.10 crore before ‘Lingaa’ release

The Madras High Court bench in Madurai on Thursday allowed the release of superstar Rajinikanth-starrer “Lingaa” Friday on the condition that its producer Rockline Venkatesh deposit Rs.10 crore in the court. According to the order, Rs.5 crore needs to be submitted in cash and the rest in bank guarantee by Friday noon to the court registrar. Justice V. Dhanapalan and ...

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Rajinikanth’s ‘Lingaa’ Ready for Release on Dec. 12 as Court Dismisses Copyrights Hurdle

After Madurai Bench dismissal of a writ petition on stopping Rajinikanth’s forthcoming film ‘Lingaa’, decks are cleared for the release of the Tamil film all over Tamil Nadu and its telugu version in Andhra and Telangana markets on December 12, the birthday of the ‘Talaivar’. The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court on Wednesday summarily dismissed the plea of ...

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Madras HC Rejects Writ on ‘Lingaa’; Decks Cleared for Release on Rajinikanth’s Birthday

The Madras High Court on Wednesday dismissed the writ petition filed by Ravi Rathinam, who had challenged the producers of Rajinikanth-starrer ‘Lingaa’ as copyrights violation of his upcoming film’s story idea published on Youtube. Madurai bench Justice M. Venugopal said the petitioner can initiate civil or criminal proceedings since it was a private dispute. The film directed by K.S. Ravi ...

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When Emily Blunt hid her baby bump for a film

Actress Emily Blunt, who is pregnant for the second time, says she had to hide her baby bump while filming for the upcoming movie “Into the Woods”. The 31-year-old told Disney’s official fan club publication D23 that she managed to work with the film crew, including co-star Meryl Streep, to try and conceal her growing baby bump, reports eonline.com “That ...

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Indian High Commissioner assures sentenced TN fishermen of seeking early release

Colombo, Nov 4 :  India’s High Commissioner in Sri Lanka Yash Sinha Tuesday met the five Indian fishermen sentenced to death at Colombo’s Welikada prison and assured them that the Indian government will make all efforts to secure their early release and repatriation. Sinha met the five Indians – Emerson, P. Augustus, R. Wilson, K. Prasath and J. Langlet – who ...

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‘Oka Laila Kosam’ Set for Big Release Tomorrow: Preview, Storyline, Trailer

  ‘Oka Laila Kosam’ Set for Big Release Tomorrow: Preview, Storyline, Expectations Akkineni Naga Chaitanya’s next film after blockbuster “Manam” will be released tomorrow, October 17, 2014 in more than 1000 screens, but the storyline revelaed recently by the actor while promoting the film goes nowhere near a formula story, but as the title suggests is all about one-sided love ...

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Telugu ‘i’ Audio Release Next Week: Jackie Chan, Chiranjeevi, KCR to Attend

The audio release in Telugu for director Shanker’s ‘I’ film featuring Vikram and Amy Jackson that had Hollywood star Arnold Schwarzenegger fly down to Chennai early this month will see Jackie Chan rubbing shoulders with Telugu superstar Chiranjeevi, while Telangana chief minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao will attend the function. Confirming the news, N.V.Prasad, who has bought the Telugu rights for ...

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